Health

FDA clears new traumatic brain injury assessment device

FDA clears new traumatic brain injury assessment device

By Crystal Maynard USAMRMC Public Affairs A new handheld medical…

July 30, 2015 ×
Innovative treatments offer hope for burn victims

Innovative treatments offer hope for burn victims

By Crystal Maynard USAMRMC Public Affairs Conflicts in Iraq and…

July 30, 2015 ×
Summertime means the start of skin protection season

Summertime means the start of skin protection season

It is finally summertime, so what better way to celebrate than by going out and enjoying the summer sun?

July 15, 2015 ×
Photo by Graham SnodgrassThe lone star tick is found in many communities in the United States. One of the first things personnel can do to prevent a tick bite is to recognize tick habitats and avoid them.

Protect yourself from insect and tick-borne diseases

Insect and tick-borne diseases, such as malaria, dengue fever, yellow…

July 15, 2015 ×

Veterans Affairs asks service members, veterans to monitor health with Burn Pit Registry

Burn pits were a common way to get rid of waste at military sites in Iraq and Afghanistan. At this time, research does not show evidence of long-term health problems from exposure to burn pits. However, the VA continues to study the health of deployed Veterans.

July 1, 2015 ×
Prevention and early detection can improve men’s health

Prevention and early detection can improve men’s health

American men are at risk for living less healthy and…

July 1, 2015 ×
Take stock of your spiritual fitness

Take stock of your spiritual fitness

For Soldiers, taking the Army physical fitness test twice a year is a good indicator of changes in physical fitness — the number of sit-ups and pushups performed and the two-mile run time can increase or decrease, as well as weight.

June 17, 2015 ×
Recipe for a good night’s sleep: Get ready to take on the day

Recipe for a good night’s sleep: Get ready to take on the day

Are you ready to take on the day? Sleep is a necessity — just like food, water and air. Sleep is essential to good health, emotional wellbeing and performance.

June 17, 2015 ×